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Responsible Authorities

Unless you are applying online through the gov.uk website, you must send a copy of your application to all of the following Responsible Authorities.

Licensing Team (original documents, fee and plans)

Rother and Wealden Environmental Health Service
Town Hall
Bexhill-On-Sea
East Sussex
TN39 3JX

Email: licensing@rother.gov.uk

Tel: 01424 787550

Food and Safety Team

Rother and Wealden Environmental Health Service
Town Hall
Bexhill-On-Sea
East Sussex
TN39 3JX

Email: foodhs@rother.gov.uk
Tel: 01424 787550  

Pollution Team

Rother and Wealden Environmental Health Service
Town Hall
Bexhill-On-Sea
East Sussex
TN39 3JX

Email: pollution@rother.gov.uk
Tel: 01424 787550

Planning

Head of Development and Building Control
Wealden District Council
Council Offices
Vicarage Lane
Hailsham
East Sussex
BN27 2AX

Email: planning@wealden.gov.uk 

Tel: 01323 443322

If you are applying in relation to a premises within the South Downs National Park, you must also send a copy to:

South Downs National Park Authority
Hatton House
Bepton Road
Midhurst
West Sussex
GU29 9LU

Email: planning@southdowns.gov.uk

If you are not sure if the premises is within the park then please visit Do I live in a National Park? (external link)

Police

The Chief Officer of Police
Bexhill Police Station
Terminus Road
Bexhill-on-Sea
East Sussex
TN39 3NR

Email: eastsussex.licensing@sussex.pnn.police.uk

Tel: 101

Fire Authority

East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service
Central Business Safety Hub
Whitley Road
Eastbourne
East Sussex
BN22 8LA
Email: central.businesssafety@esfrs.org

Tel:01323 462434

To ensure you provide the correct information to the Fire Authority, please read the East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service Guidance for Applicants (pdf)

Trading Standards

Head of Trading Standards
East Sussex County Council
County Hall
St Ann's Crescent
Lewes
East Sussex
BN7 1UE 

Email: trading.standards@eastsussex.gov.uk

Tel: 0345 6080190

East Sussex Area Local Safeguarding

Head of Children Safeguards and Quality Assurance
East Sussex County Council
County Hall
St Ann's Crescent
Lewes
BN7 1SW

Tel: 0345 6080190

Public Health

Public Health Network and Business Manager
East Sussex County Council
County Hall
St Ann's Crescent
Lewes
BN7 1SW

Email: publichealth@eastsussex.gov.uk

Tel: 0345 6080190

Health and Safety Executive (for educational establishments and council premises only)

Council Offices
Station Road East
Oxted
Surrey
RH18 0BT

Home Office

Home Office Alcohol Licensing Team
Lunar House
40 Wellesley Road
Croydon
CR9 2BY

Email: alcohol@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk  

Contact Rother and Wealden Licensing Team